EU Extends Deadline for Google Antitrust Response
The European Union has extended Google’s deadline until Aug. 31 to respond to charges that the U.S. company is skewing its search results to favor...
Jessica Alba's Startup, Honest, Valued at $1.7 Billion
Honest, the baby-products retailer co-founded by movie star Jessica Alba, has raised $100 million in a new round of funding, valuing it at about...
Bits Blog: Samsung Introduces New Phones and Mobile Payment System
Samsung, trying to stay ahead of the competition, announced two big-screen Galaxy phones and a mobile-payments system.
Europe Gives Google More Time to Respond to Antitrust Charges
The move comes just days before an Aug. 17 deadline that Europe’s competition authorities had set for Google to respond to the accusations....
Samsung Galaxy Note 5 and S6 Edge+: 10 things you need to know
Samsung started taking pre-orders for its Galaxy S6 Edge+ and Galaxy Note 5 on Thursday; in stores for viewing on Friday.
In retail, Amazon wins while everyone else loses
The latest retail sales figures from the government showed a big drop in sales at department stores like Macy's but a sizeable jump in the...
NASA Delays Awarding Space Station Resupply Contracts
For the third time in less than a year, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration has delayed contract awards for cargo delivery to the...
Bill Gates' poop water machine gets a test run
Bill Gates is backing a machine that turns poop into water, electricity and ash. It's getting its first test run in Dakar, Senegal.
Watch this eagle take down a drone with a spectacular 'talon punch'
Keeping quadcopters away from restricted areas like airports or the homes of important politicians is a growing challenge facing officials...
Tesla Brings Wide Recharging Network to Manhattan
Tesla Motors is launching a charging-station effort in Manhattan that could spread to other urban areas to make it easier to own a Model S in the...
Tesla to Sell $500 Million of Stock
Tesla plans to sell $500 million in stock to fund its hefty spending on projects like the Model 3 vehicle and its Nevada battery factory.
Bits Blog: Daily Report: Alibaba Disappoints Amid a Slowdown in China
The economic slowdown in China could make it hard for the e-commerce giant to meet the lofty expectations of investors.